Hunter’s Decoy Headdress


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Artifact Identification Hunter’s Decoy Headdress   (2014.03.0655)
  1. Materials T&E
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  3. Fishing & Trapping T&E
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Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
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Culture Hausa

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 42.2 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 31.8 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 10.9 cm
Weight 410 g
Measuring Remarks The attached string measures 30 cm.
Materials Plant--Wood, Animal--Skin--without Fur/Feathers/Scales, Textile
Manufacturing Processes Carved, Leather--Tanned
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

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Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Lynn and Michael Noel Collection
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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